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How to remove Den Keiki

This is a discussion on How to remove Den Keiki within the New Growers: Ask the Senior Members forums, part of the New Growers category; Hi, My Den Frosty Dawn has a keiki. But the keiki is on the lowest ...

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    Default How to remove Den Keiki

    Hi, My Den Frosty Dawn has a keiki. But the keiki is on the lowest nobe. Should I remove it? It only has two roots, one is about 1", the other is 0.5". If to remove, how? The roots are attaching to the cane tightly, and has almost reachede the media.

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    I would not remove that keiki.Its so close to the potting media.

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    I would leave it where it is growing. Do not remove. The roots are really not ready anyway. The plant (Keiki) would strugle to much. JMHO

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    Thanks. I will tell my forum friend she can't have my keiki.

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